№45
March 2014




Russian

«Architecton: proceedings of higher education» № 30 June 2010

Design


Naumova Svetlana V.

Professor, Chair of Graphic Design Ural State Academy of Architecture and Arts Ekaterinburg, Russia

ROOTS OF JOBBING FONTS


The article considers the etymology of the term "jobbing fonts", provides a definition to this term in the modern context, shows the history of jobbing fonts and analyses all functions realized with their help. Also, the modern means of creating jobbing fonts are considered.

Key words: fonts, jobbing fonts, font design, calligram, drop cap


Russian text of this article

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